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Panasonic TX-32CS510 vs Philips 32PFT6500

Panasonic TX-32CS510 vs Philips 32PFT6500

Panasonic TX-32CS510
Philips 32PFT6500

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
£134 cheaper
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 costs £216.27, whereas the Philips 32PFT6500 is £349.99.
Available from 3 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
5 Reasons For
Faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 is a 500Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 400Hz faster than the Panasonic TX-32CS510 (500Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Local dimming Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 features local dimming, whereas the Panasonic TX-32CS510 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Marginally thinner Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 is a 64mm thick TV, whereas the Panasonic TX-32CS510 is a 69mm thick TV (5mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£50.07 cheaper to run
The Philips 32PFT6500 is £50.07 cheaper to run than the Panasonic TX-32CS510 over five years. Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 32PFT6500 is "A+", but the rating of the Panasonic TX-32CS510 is "A".

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Four times slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 is a 100Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 400Hz slower than the Philips 32PFT6500 (500Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Does not feature local dimming Edit
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 does not feature local dimming, however the Philips 32PFT6500 does. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

5mm thicker Edit
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 is a 69mm thick TV, whereas the Philips 32PFT6500 is a 64mm thick TV (5mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Four months older
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 is older than the Philips 32PFT6500 by four months.
More expensive to run over five years by 95%
The running costs over five years of the Panasonic TX-32CS510 are £102.78 which is £50.07 more than the Philips 32PFT6500. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The Panasonic TX-32CS510 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the Philips 32PFT6500 has a rating of "A+".
2 Reasons Against
£134 more expensive
The Philips 32PFT6500 is more expensive than the Panasonic TX-32CS510 by £133.72.
Not as many stockists
Only 3 stores sells the Philips 32PFT6500, however 6 stores sell the Panasonic TX-32CS510. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Awards

1 Award
Techradar: Great Value
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Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

27 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 102.78
Purchase price £ 216.27
Total cost of ownership £ 319.05
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 49.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 52.71
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 402.70
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.51T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.26T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
 1366 x 768
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
100Hz 500Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 350 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 720p
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 High Contrast
 High Contrast
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 80cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1366 х 768
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
 1366 х 768
 1366 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto volume leveler
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 Digital
Sound Modes
 Speech
 Standard
 Music
 Speech
 Standard
 Music
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Smart TV

Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
'My Home Screen'
 'My Home Screen'
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Music Apps
 Spotify
 Spotify
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data Lollipop 5.1
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 8GB

Other Features

USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Ambilight Light System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambilight light system
Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 940 x 131 x 610

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Signal strength indication

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (average)
41W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
57kWh 45kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
62W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 PS
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 WMV9
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 PS
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 WMV9
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Voice Control
 Voice control
 Voice control
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles
Adaptive Dimming Backlight
 Adaptive Dimming Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Ambient Lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient lighting
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages 1,000 pages
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 100 x 100
 100 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Browser Supported
 Browser supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11n
BEST
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off system
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 ENG
Number of OSD Languages
26 Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-and-Text
 Picture-and-Text
Unknown - Click to provide data
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 USB
Programming Period
Unknown - Click to provide data 8 day(s)

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
69mm 64mm
BEST
Weight
5.5kg 5.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
8kg
BEST
8.1kg
Weight With Stand
6.5kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height (with Stand)
474mm
BEST
486mm
Width (with Stand)
734mm 727mm
BEST
Height
437mm 425mm
Width
734mm 727mm
Package Height
520mm
BEST
610mm
Package Width
962mm 940mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input for DVI
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 3
BEST
HDMI Port
2 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 VIERA Link
 VIERA Link
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
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